Hugh Robjohns: The Importance of a Reference Monitoring Level

AES Live: Expo - 137th Convention

Hugh Robjohns: The Importance of a Reference Monitoring Level

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If you're serious about recording and mixing you need to set a consistent reference level to which you can always return. SOS Technical Editor Hugh Robjohns explains the concept of a reference operating level in the DAW and how that relates to the common metering formats, before showing how to extend that reference level into the acoustic domain with a simple seven-step process resulting in an appropriate calibrated loudspeaker monitoring level.

Presenter:
Hugh Robjohns, Technical Editor, Sound on Sound - Cambridge, UK

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